What some other media outlets are saying about the
• Reuters Team Report
in calling up highly-touted prospect Manny Machado last week:
The decision to promote Machado is telling.
Finally, it shows the Orioles are willing to throw caution aside in order to win now.
with the pennant-contending O's:
In his first game, Machado had a single, a triple and a standing ovation. In his second game, he had two home runs, another standing ovation and a curtain call. By Sunday when he homered again, Orioles fans were greeting him in every at-bat with chants of 'Man-ny! Man-ny!'
• Also swept up in Manny Fever, ESPN.com has the
, after ranking the team at No. 16 the past three weeks:
The fairy tale season continues for the O's, who promoted prospect Manny Machado directly from Double-A Bowie and were rewarded with a 5-for-12 debut series (including three homers).